Can Personal Care Assistants Administer Medication?

March 26, 2021By Best CarePCA Caregivers

We’re often asked: “What do personal care assistants do?” The answer depends on the needs of the recipient of care! A PCA can help with anything from basic hygiene and grooming to non-medical home care services, such as buying groceries, helping with meal planning, or assisting with transport.  The majority of a PCA’s tasks are… Continue Reading Can Personal Care Assistants Administer Medication?

What Qualifications Do I Need to Be a Personal Care Assistant?

February 25, 2021By Best CarePCA Caregivers

A career in caregiving is one of the most rewarding paths you can choose!  Every day you get to improve the quality of life for someone who needs it. It’s no wonder that so many wonderful people choose to look into becoming a Personal Care Assistant (PCA). However, there are certain qualifications that you might… Continue Reading What Qualifications Do I Need to Be a Personal Care Assistant?

How to Prevent Blood Clots

February 19, 2021By Best CareHome Care

In this new blog series, Best Care’s Qualified Professional (QP) staff are compiling useful information and practical advice for caregivers and recipients of care.  Today, , teaches us how blood clots happen and how they can be prevented. About 350,000 Americans are diagnosed with blood clots each year and almost as many have them and… Continue Reading How to Prevent Blood Clots